26 January 2021,   09:18
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89 000 infected and 45 000 cured - Coronavirus spread statistics worldwide

The death toll of the coronavirus outbreak has surpassed 3 000, with more than 89 000 people infected. China has seen a drop-off in its rate of new cases, but the virus seems to be gaining momentum in other parts of the globe.

Globally, the number of death from the novel virus has risen to 3 044. However, 45 064 people have recovered from the coronavirus.

As of Sunday, the coronavirus - which causes a disease known as COVID-19 - has spread to every province and region in China as well at least 60 other countries. At least 125 people have died outside of mainland China.

The US has reported more than 85 cases, including 44 passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship that was quarantined in Japan. The country has reported two coronavirus deaths, both men in Washington state.

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